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Fig. 8 | Nutrition & Metabolism

Fig. 8

From: The effect of cholesteryl ester transfer protein on pancreatic beta cell dysfunction in mice

Fig. 8

Expression of cholesterol synthesis and uptake related genes in isolated islets from aP2-CETPTg mice. Relative mRNA levels of HMGCS, Srebp2 and Ldlr in isolated islets. n = 5 per group. Values are expressed as mean ± SD. *p < 0.05 and **p < 0.01, compared with control group. HMGCS 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA synthase, Srebp2 sterol regulatory element-binding protein 2, Ldlr LDL receptor

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